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Fables. By the late Mr. Gay. Volume the second

John Gay

Fables. By the late Mr. Gay. Volume the second

by John Gay

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Published by printed for William Wilson in Dublin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 8908, no.09).

The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],115,[1]p.
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22415923M

Aesop’s Fables The Dog and the Shadow It happened that a Dog had got a piece of meat and was car-rying it home in his mouth to eat it in peace. Now on his way home he had to cross a plank lying across a running brook. As he crossed, he looked down and saw his own shadow re-flected in the water beneath. Thinking it was another dogFile Size: KB. Fables by Mr. John Gay. With a memoir by Austin Dobson. NY: D. Appleton and Company. $20 from Biermaier, July, ' This small book with bowed covers seems a standard presentation of Gay's sixty-six fables. The two unusual points about the book are Dobson's twenty-nine page memoir and the frontispiece portrait of Gay by Sir Godfrey Kneller.

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His second collection of fables, containing five books, La Fontaine published in , with a dedication to Madame de Montespan; the previous six books were republished at the same time, revised, and enlarged. The twelfth book was not added till many years after, and proved, in fact, the song of the dying swan. Mr. Fables, a DBA of Grand Rapids Innkeepers Management, Inc., was a chain of cafeteria-style family restaurants located throughout Western cousins formed the chain after taking over the Kewpee Beefburger stand from, dad and uncle, Gerald Boyles. The name "Fables" was the result of putting together the last names of the two cousins: Faber & arters: Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA.


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Volume One is the fifth edition of Gay's original fables. Volume Two is the second edition of the fables posthumously published. Bound by W. Nutt, with. : Fables, by the late Mr John Gay. In two parts, complete in one volume. (): Gay, John: Books. : Fables by the late Mr Gay.

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Free shipping for many products. John Gay, Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A collection of the fables of John Gay, with sixty-seven fables in this volume.

The fables include 'The Shepherd and the Philosopher', 'The Lady and the Wasp', 'The Universal Apparition', 'The Two Monkies', 'The Bull and the Mastiff', 'The Elephant and the Bookseller', and more. A Reading of Gay’s Fables Patrick Spedding One “Miss Frances Stone” took two years to read Fables of the Late Mr.

Gay. In One Volume Complete (London: J. Buckland [and twenty-six others], ).1 We know this because her copy of this edition survives.2 On occasions between 21 Oc. Fables by the Late Mr John Gay in One Volume Complete with Wood-Engravings by Gillian Lewis Tyler. Gay, John and Gillian Lewis Tyler.

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By the late Mr. Gay. Volume the second. Volume 2 of 2. John Gay. Fifty-one fables, by the late Mr. Gay, author of the Beggar's opera. Elegant edition of fables by John Gay. Embelished [sic] with seventy engravings in two volumes.

With the life of the author. Volume 1 of 2. Fables by the Late MR Gay. Complete in One Volume. by John Gay and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at As such, Gay’s ‘Fables’ are worthy successors to, and were strongly influenced by, Aesop and La Fontaine.

Pagination & Dimensions. The volume is paginated as follows: [2], [iii]-xvi, [1] The volume collates as follows: A 8-R 8. The volume measures about cm. By 13 cm. By 3 cm. Each leaf measures about mm.

By mm. Provenance. Fables by the Late Mr. John Gay in One Volume Complete by Gay, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Gay's Fables, First Edition - AbeBooks Passion for books. Genre/Form: Early works Poems Electronic books Early works to Additional Physical Format: Print version: Gay, John, Fables.

By the late Mr. Gay. Volume the second. boek Fables. By the late Mr. Gay. Volume the first John Gay Dublin: printed for G. and A. Ewing, W. Smith, and H. Bradley,   Fables by the late Mr. Gay: In one volume complete. Printed by J.

McCreery, Black-Horse-Court for F. and J. Rivington, [etc.] in English. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. eBook - FREE PART THE SECOND. The Dog and the Fox. The Vulture the Sparrow and other Birds.

Other editions - View all. Fables John Gay Full view - Fables John Gay Full view - Fables John Gay Full. Deacidification treatment extends the life of books made with acidic paper, which typically come from the late 19th through the early midth century.

Made from untreated wood pulp, the pages in these books release acids that yellow and deteriorate the paper. Engraved frontispiece depicts the tomb of John Gay. Engraved vignette on title page and at head of each fable.

"Fables. By the late mr. Gay. Volume the second" has divisional half t.p. on p. Pagination and register continuous. ESTC T BAC: British Art Center copy bound in gilt-tooled sprinkled calf, with marbled edges and marbled.

A second volume of his fables was published posthumously by J. and P. Knapton and T. Cox inproduced from manuscripts left behind by Gay. The tone of the work is slightly darker than those in the first edition, but equally varied in scope – from the Degenerate Bees to the Ant in Office.

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Fables by the late Mr. Gay in one volume complete. London: J. Buckland [etc.], Sm. 8vo, 2 parts in one volume, viii (including woodcut frontispiece), pp.

Frontispiece and 68 woodcuts in the text. Gay is now principally known as the author of 'The Beggar's Opera'. For some time his Fables had been just as popular, especially with the Victorians. Gay completed a second volume of Fables in the year of his death in and they appeared in These poems are much longer and 'mostly on subjects of a graver and more political turn’.Fables is an American comic book series created and written by Bill Willingham, published by DC Comics' gham served as sole writer for its entirety, with Mark Buckingham penciling more than issues.

The series featured various other pencillers over the years, most notably Lan Medina and Steve Leialoha. Fables was launched in July and concluded in July Genre: Contemporary fantasy, dark fantasy.